Definition of Herbert, George in English:

Herbert, George

Line breaks: George Her|bert
Pronunciation: /ˈhəːbət
  • (1593–1633), English metaphysical poet. He was vicar of Bemerton, near Salisbury; his poems are pervaded by simple piety and reflect the spiritual conflicts he experienced before submitting his will to God.

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